Four teams will compete in the upcoming Gulf of Siam Classic ice hockey tournament, being staged at The Rink, on the 5th floor of the Harbor Mall on Pattaya Klang (Central Road) from May 18-19.
The teams taking part this year are outfits from Phuket and Bangkok, plus Jellonas Finland and the favoured hometown Pattaya Destroyers.
The two-day tournament will start on Friday at 6pm and Saturday at 3pm. Admissionis free. and this year the tourney will be a 4-on-4 format.
One of the players to watch is Pattaya’s Oleg Kabokov, who played in the KHL and with former NHL star Jaromir Jagr.
The Pattaya Ice Hockey Association (PIHA) was founded on 9th September 2017. At that time, three separate teams were formed: the Pattaya Destroyers (sponsored by the Pattaya Sports Club), the Predators (sponsor by Euro Design Furniture), and the All Stars (sponsored by PIHA funds).
The Pattaya Destroyers practice Monday, Wednesday and Friday nights from 8:45-10:15pm at the Harbor Mall.
For more information, visit www.facebook.com/pattayaicehockey.